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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR AMMO

Some day our ammo will be gone, no matter how careful we are with it.

They fly without guns, or ammo, and have extra tanks fitted.

The transport dumped the "ammo" at a convenient spot and left us to it.

Loaded an ore boat with avgas and ammo and ran it up the Seaway.

Close by is the meeting-place of the sources of the Ammo Chu.

We were out of bombs, Jerry had lost his rifle, and mine had no "ammo."

This is a station where rations are left for the various companies to come and draw their own, also ammo and other necessities.

I had seen a new short German rifle in the dug-out with a bayonet and ammo, and decided to use that.

You saw them all over the place, easy as pie to make, but the ammo was a lot harder to come by.

So he was back inside the suit, inside the rocket, jammed into a barrel like a wad of ammo.

WORD ORIGIN

1917, shortened form of ammunition.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.